Sun, Sep 01|
Austin, TX, USA
The Theorist Practicum and mentorship program serves the 21st century citizen/artist in professional development for their daily performance practice.
Time & Location
Sep 01, 2019, 12:59 AM
Austin, TX, USA
About The Event
The Theorists are honored to announce Theorist Practicum, an artistic exchange program for artistic ambassadors from Texas, México, Canada, and Israel to train, collaborate, perform, and tour cross-boarders. Our 2018/19 Season features 12 workshops, 15 master classes, 9 performances, and 3 festivals in Austin, Tel Aviv, CDMX, Cuernavaca, Monterrey, Chihuahua, Vera Cruz, Puebla, Hermosillo, Dallas, San Antonio, Santa Fe, Albuquerque, Seattle, Brownsville and Vancouver, Canada.
Cross-training includes Gaga, ballet, Countertechnique®, anatomy, production, management, private coaching for choreographic commissions, & movement laboratories with Theorist Fellows in physics, physiology, technology, geography & mathematics. Applicants should have at least three years of making work that is primarily investigating the intelligence of the body relevant to their role as citizen/artists and a daily personal practice of performance.
Each applicant co-creates a personal residency timeline in conversation with The Theorists to serve their professional development over the course of 1 year. In addition to one-on-one feedback and a choreographic practice residency, they have access to TBX workshops in Austin and sister programs in México and Canada.
The one year residency includes:
8 months of online training & personal feedback
1 month on-site residency in Austin & abroad
3 months of personal performance practice self work & feedback
Applications are currently open through September 1, 2019 for the 2019/20 Season
Applicants will be notified by November 1, 2019.
Questions? Please contact Amy Morrow (firstname.lastname@example.org).